Official Rules for This PCH Lotto Pick Quick Card

A limit of one online entry per day is allowed per individual and per e-mail address for each separate online promotion unless otherwise specified.  Subsequent entries determined to be submitted from the same email address or from the same individual using multiple email addresses in violation of this rule will be declared ineligible.

All entries submitted for this PCH Lotto game (Giveaway No. 3148) by 11:59 P.M., ET will be eligible for that day’s PCH Lotto prize drawing. You will automatically be entered into this Giveaway by selecting numbers for this PCH Lotto game and submitting your entry (one entry per day).

You will win a prize from Giveaway No. 3148 if the 8 numbers you selected match the 8 numbers randomly drawn on the same day. Giveaway No. 3148 is a progressive jackpot with the prize amount starting at $1,000,000.00 and increasing with each entry received up to a maximum of $3,000,000.00.  The amount you will be eligible to win will depend on the overall number of entries that have been received at the time of the drawing on the day you play. If there are multiple winners for the prize from Giveaway No. 3148, it will be split equally among the individuals.

You may receive multiple entry opportunities into our ongoing Giveaways.  Various presentations of these Giveaways using various prizes/prize values may be presented to the public. The winning entry will be eligible for the prize configuration promoted in the Bulletin, or PCH Lotto offer from which it comes. A winner's prize may be supplemented up to the maximum amount of the Giveaway at PCH's option.

Unless otherwise specified, if there are any prizes which remain unclaimed by giveaway end, the minimum registered prize amount alone is guaranteed to be awarded to an alternate winner by second chance random drawing among eligible entries at giveaway end. In case of a dispute, winning entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry. 

Prize payout: Match 8 of 8 numbers for Giveaway No. 3148 and you will receive 2.5% of the Jackpot total annually for 29 years and a final payment of 27.5% of the Jackpot total in the 30th year. If the 8 of 8 numbers are matched on a day that an additional lump-sum amount was presented, the winner will receive that additional amount in one lump-sum upfront payment followed by the aforementioned payout. Multiple winners (if any) will share the prize equally. Present value of Giveaway No. 3148 will vary depending on interest rates and market conditions at the time of the award.

Winners will be notified by e-mail or in person at our option.  Prize award date(s) promoted may be adjusted to accommodate travel arrangements and scheduling conflicts.  Entrant named on winning entry will be considered the winner. All prizes must be claimed within 10 days, or prize will be considered unclaimed and awarded in a random drawing at giveaway end.  Winner must be located and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility within 30 days or we will select an alternate winner. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use winner’s name and photograph in television commercials, in website promotions, and for other promotional purposes, unless prohibited by law. Parent or Legal Guardian must act for a minor. In the event a winner from one of our promotions comes from Canada, a skills test must be successfully completed in order for the winner to claim the prize.

Board of Judges' decisions are final.  Giveaways may be ended early for promotional purposes, and if so, all eligible entries will be included and the winner selection method will not change. Taxes are winner's responsibility. Giveaway No. 3148 is open to U.S. and Canadian residents who are physically located and residing within their respective country of residence; however Canadian residents will not be able to enter this Giveaway via this PCH Lotto website. Void where prohibited. All Giveaways are void in the province of Quebec and residents of that province are not eligible to enter or win.Principals and employees of Publishers Clearing House, their affiliates and subsidiaries, their contest processors, their immediate families and the Board of Judges are not eligible. All federal, state and local laws apply.

By entering this promotion, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Board of Judges. Publishers Clearing House, PCH Lotto and their agencies are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Publishers Clearing House and their agencies assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries. Publishers Clearing House, PCH Lotto and their agencies are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment or software on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Sweepstakes. If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of Publishers Clearing House and/or PCH Lotto which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Publishers Clearing House and/or PCH Lotto reserve the right to terminate the online portion of the promotion. Entries become the property of Publishers Clearing House and/or PCH Lotto and will not be returned.

Publishers Clearing House reserves the right through decision by the Board of Judges to disqualify any entry determined to be the result of tampering with the Publishers Clearing House online system and/or PCH Lotto in violation of the letter and spirit of the official rules. Any use of programmed, automatic or scripted entry methods will void all associated entries and individuals using such methods may be disqualified for future entry opportunity. 

Publishers Clearing House
101 Winners Circle
Port Washington, NY 11053-4016

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Prize/Value Giveaway
End Date Est. Odds of Winning

Up to $3,000,000.00† 3148 *12/31/14 1 in 377,348,993

  • * Winner may be determined earlier. See Official Rules for details.
  • † The minimum prize amount offered is $1,000,000.00 and the maximum possible prize amount is $3,000,000.00. The actual amount will be the prize value at the time of the drawing. See Official Rules for description of progressive jackpot.

You Have Not Yet Won. All Entries Have The Same Chance Of Winning. The winner has not been identified. We don't know who the winner is. If you enter our Sweepstakes, your entry will have the same chance to win as every other entry.

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Enter As Often As You Like. You don't have to wait for us to e-mail you an entry opportunity. You may submit additional entries simply by writing to us at: 101 Winners Circle, Port Washington, NY 11053-4016. Each time you write to us you will be entered once into each ongoing sweepstakes. Each entry request must be mailed separately.

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